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Ryanair profits drop on Sterling slump

Barring such unforeseen events, Ryanair said it would carry around 119 million passengers in FY17, up 12% on the previous year's figure of 106 million. However,...


The Trump presidency on Feb. 3 at 1:45 PM EST/1845 GMT

However, timing on a Dodd-Frank actual replacement remains unclear as only Congress can rewrite the legislation. Originally instituted in 2010 by Obama, Dodd-...


Department of Homeland Security Chief, John Kelly Tours Border

He also laid out a rough timeline for the massive project, saying he hoped the wall would be completed within the next two years. Kelly said for the first tim...


Vietnam manufacturing PMI drops to 51.9 in January

A reading below 50 indicates contraction. But it also represents the strongest upturn in two years, reflecting robust growth of output and new orders, plus a ...


Peter Thiel Offered 'Time and Resources' for New Zealand Citizenship

Thiel called the nation "a great place to start a business" but noted that "a thriving technology industry needs deep pools of capital for start-up companies as...


Border Agents Defy Judges' Orders on Trump's Travel Ban

If detainees are being moved off site and being processed for deportation, it would go against at least two federal nationwide injunctions against Trump's exec...


Rep. Cuellar meets with Mexican officials, business Leaders in Mexico City

Carlos Slim described the United States president as "a great negotiator" and downplayed the threat Trump's administration may represent for Mexico. The plan ...


Google parent Alphabet profits below expectations

Google - the search engine and its ancillary products and services - contributed $25.8 billion worth of last quarter's revenue, and was responsible for $7.88 bi...


'Opposites attract,' UK PM calls on Trump to renew special relationship

But during a speech Thursday to Republicans gathered in Philadelphia, May argued that US support was crucial, saying, "America's leadership role in North Atlant...


Analytical Overview of Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI)

Of Baker Hughes' total quarterly revenue , North America , Europe/Africa/Russia/Caspian, Middle East/Asia Pacific and Latin America accounted for 32.2%,...


Diageo toasted by City after strong sales growth

Organic operating margin, which is at constant currencies, slipped by 1 basis point, but organic net sales rose by 4.4% and organic volume increased by 1.8%. Th...


Annual inflation at 1.5 pc comes in weaker than expected, dollar slumps

RBA governor Philip Lowe is expected to hold rates for now. Economists had predicted the consumer price index to rise at 0.7 percent last quarter, however Wed...


US Home Sales Drop 2.8 Percent

At the same time, while new home construction completions in December were up 8.5 percent compared to a year ago, they were down 7.9 percent since November. M...


Here's How Donald Trump Just Sent the US Dollar Diving

Traders are anticipating him to make some significant decisions immediately that could affect financial markets and this could throw up some big trading opportu...


Essilor, Luxottica to combine, creating eyewear giant worth $49 billion

According to Euromonitor , Luxottica has a global market share of 14% in eyewear and Essilor has 13%, putting them far ahead of other competitors. Chairman...


Bank of America Starting to See Benefit of Higher Rates

The bank said it is expecting its net interest income to increase by around $600 million in the first quarter of 2017, "assuming rates remain at current level...


US Secretary of State at odds with Trump on trade pact

It has invaded Ukraine, including the taking of Crimea, and supported Syrian forces that brutally violate the laws of war. Rubio fired back defiantly, "What's...


Obama ends 'wet foot, dry foot' immigration status for Cuban migrants

By giving this step -the statement stresses- we are treating Cuban immigrants in the same manner that We deal with immigrants from other countries. "While we ...


Singapore November retail sales rise 1.1 percent, strong motor vehicles sales

Census Bureau said Friday . Non-store retailers - such as online marketplaces and mail-order vendors - saw gains of 1.3 percent but department stores went in ...


Resch lands Def Leppard, Poison, Tesla tour stop

Def Leppard will stop in Louisville as part of their spring North American tour, the release said. The tour kicks off on April 8th in Manchester, N.H. DeVille,...


Doubts about OPEC cuts see oil prices tumble

Surveys also estimated that United States distillate inventories would rise by 0.9 MMbbls during the same period. Brent crude rose $1.20 a barrel to a high ...


Banks, oil stocks hinder Dow's pursuit of 20000

The yield on the 10-year Treasury note held steady at 2.37 percent. On Tuesday: The Dow slipped 31.85 points, or 0.2 percent, to 19,855.53. The S&P 500 inde...


Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace revealed - but it's just a Tiguan in the USA

Based on the same MQB platform as the regular version of VW's new-generation SUV, the Tiguan Allspace grows in length by 215mm and sits on a wheelbase that's 11...


Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.29, diesel by Rs 0.97 per litre

The price of a subsidised 14.2-kg cylinder LPG cyclinder was also hiked by ₹2, resulting in a retail price of ₹434.71 in Delhi. The retail price of petrol is no...


Cowboys run past Lions in second half for 42-21 win

The Lions have also not won a playoff game since 1991, when they beat these same Cowboys in the Divisional Round 38-6 before losing in the NFC Championship Game...


GDP increased to fastest growth in two years

During the first two quarters of the year the U.S. economy growth rate was 0.8% and 1.4%. It marks the 15th consecutive quarter of positive growth for the Uni...


Turning Up Heat on F-35, Trump Hints at F/A-18E/F Buy

Mr. Trump said that he has asked Boeing to price out a comparable F-18 Super Hornet! "Trying to get the costs down, costs". The F-35 is made by Lockheed Mar...


Hamilton's definitive open and closed guide for Christmas

Aldi has several stores in the area, which will be open from 8am to 6pm to help shoppers grab those last-minute essentials on Christmas Eve. All stores be clos...


How to track Santa Claus on Christmas Eve via NORAD

With just a few days left before Christmas , letters to Santa keep pouring in at a Prestonsburg mailbox. Where is Santa Claus is a question that has been ask...


Rahul Gandhi alleges Narendra Modi took kickbacks, BJP hits back

Earlier, from Ahmedabad, Gandhi went to Unjha town where he offered prayers at the temple of Goddess Umiya. Congress latched on to the remark to take a dig at P...